TRAINING PROGRAM FOR SPECIAL PROGRAMS
STAFF AND LEADERSHIP PERSONNEL
(CFDA No. 84.103)
I. PROGRAM PROFILE
Legislation: Higher Education Act of 1965, Title IV, as amended by
P.L 96-3)4 (20 U.S.C. 1070d, 1070d-ld). (Expires September 30, 1985)
Funding Since 1980;
provide training for staff and leadership personnel who are
or preparing for employment
1n, Special Services, Upward
Bound, Talent Search, or Educational Opportunity Centers programs. Training
for local project personnel is designed to improve their skills In leader-
ship, management, academic Instruction, and counseling.
_____ Institutions of higher education, public and private non-
profit agencies and organizations are eligible for grants. Participants
may include leadership personnel, full- and part-time staff, and Individuals
preparing for employment as staff or leadership personnel in projects
under the Special Programs.
H. RESPONSE TO GEPA 417(a)
A. Goals and Object1yes
During FY 1984, the Department's principal objectives for this program
o Publish funding priorities for the Training Program based on the
Secretarial Goals for 1984.
o Consult with persons 1n regional and State professional associations
with special knowledge of training needs of the Special Programs.
o Establish procedures for evaluating the experience of previously funded
Training Program applicants.d. The data system